This is an activity for people of all ages – if working with small children, use disposable cake tins for a vat and pieces of yarn instead of paintbrushes.
Simply pour water into a tray and gently touch your inked paintbrush to the surface of the water to draw the ink out. Once you’re satisfied with your design, lay a sheet of paper atop it and peel it away.
For ‘clear’ ink, use a mixture of a drop of dish soap to a cup of water.
Video: Courtesy of Crystal Shaulis.